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System Hardware
AMD Platform AM2 Asus M2N32-SLI Deluxe, Rev.1.03G
Nvidia nForce5, BIOS : 0504 (06/14/2006)
AMD Platform S939 Asus A8N32-SLI Deluxe, Rev. 1.01
Nvidia nForce4, Bios : 1103 (01/02/2006)
AMD Platform S754 Epox EP-8NPA SLI, Rev. 0.2
Nvidia nForce4, Bios : (08/24/2005)
Intel Platform S775 Asus P5W DH Deluxe, Rev. 1.02G
Intel 975X (C0), Bios : 0065 (06/16/2006)
RAM I (Intel) 2x 1024 MB DDR2-800 (CL 4.0-4-4-8)
Corsair CM2X1024-6400C4 XMS6404v1.1
RAM II (AMD) 2x 1024 MB DDR2-800 (CL 4.0-4-4-8 1T)
Corsair CM2X1024-6400C3 XMS6403v1.1
Hard Drive I (read) 1x 150 GB 10.000 RPM, 16 MB cache, SATA/150
Western Digital WD1500ADFD
Hard Drive II (write) 1x 150 GB 10.000 RPM, 16 MB cache, SATA/150
Western Digital WD1500ADFD
DVD-ROM Gigabyte GO-D1600C 16x
Graphics Card Gigabyte GV-RX19X512VB-RH
ATI Radeon X1900XTX - 512 MB
Sound Card Terratec Aureon 7.1 Space
Power Supply PC Power & Cooling Turbo-Cool 510, ATX 2.01, 510 W
System Software & Drivers
OS Windows XP Professional 5.10.2600, Service Pack 2
DirectX Version 9.0c (4.09.0000.0904)
Platform Drivers AMD nForce Driver 9.34 BETA
Platform Drivers Intel 8.0.1.1002 (06/06/2006)
Graphics Driver ATI Catalyst 6.5 (8.252-060503a-032464C-ATI)

Benchmarks And Settings

Benchmarks and Settings
3D-Games
Call of Duty 2 Version : 1.03
Video Mode : 1024x768
Anti-aliasing : off
Shadows : no
timedemo demo2
Quake 4 Version : 1.2 (Dual-Core Patch)
Video Mode : 1024x768
Video Quality : default
THG Timedemo waste.map
timedemo demo8.demo 1 (1 = load textures)
Unreal Tournemant 2004 Version : 3369
UMark : 2.0.0
Bots : 16 / High Performance / 1280 x 1024
Demo : AS-Junkyard
Serious Sam 2 Version : 2.070
Demo : Greendale
1024x768
HDR Rendering : off
Renderer : Direct3D
Filrering mode : none
Antialiasing mode : none
Audio
iTunes 6 Version : 6.0.4.2
Audio CD "Terminator II SE", 53 min
Convert wav to aac
Lame MP3 Version 3.97 Beta 2 (12-22-2005)
Audio CD "Terminator II SE", 53 min
wave to mp3
160 kbps
OGG Version 1.1.2 (Intel P4 MOD)
Version 1.1.2 (Intel AMD MOD)
Audio CD "Terminator II SE", 53 min
wave to ogg
Quality : 5
WMA Version : 9.1 Advanced Audio
Audio CD "Terminator II SE", 53 min
128 kbps
Video
Pinnacle Studio 10.5 Platinum Version : 10.5.2.2826
from : 352x288 MPEG-2 41 MB
to : 720x576 MPEG-2 95 MB
Encoding and Transition Rendering to MPEG-2-File
File Type : MPEG-2
Preset : DVD Compatible
Audio : no
TMPEG 3.0 Express Version : 3.0.4.24 (no Audio)
fist 5 Minutes DVD Terminator 2 SE (704x576) 16:9
Multithreading by rendering
DivX 6.2 Version : 6.2.2 (4 Logical CPUs)
Profile : High Definition Profile
1-pass, 3000 kbit/s
Encoding mode : Insane Quality
Enhanced multithreading
no Audio
XviD 1.1.0 Version : 1.1.0 Beta 3
Target qantizer : 1.00
Clone DVD 2 Version : 2.8.9.9
DVD "Terminator II SE" (english version)
Transcoding from DVD-9 to DVD-4.7
Audio : DTS
Subtilte : no
Mainconcept H.264 Encoder Version : 2.0
MainConcept H.264/AVC Codec
24 sec HDTV 1920x1080 mpeg2
mpeg2 to H.264
Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0 Version : 2.0
Windows Media Encoder 9.1 AP NTSC MPEG2-HDTV 1920x1080 (24 sec)
Import : Mainconcept NTSC HDTV 1080i
Export : Adobe Media Encoder
Windows Media Video 9 Advanced Profile
Encoding Passes : one
Bitrate Mode : Constant
Frame : 1290x1080
Frame Rate : 29.97
Maximum Bitrate [kbps] : 2000
Image Quality : 50.00
Audio : no
Windows Media Encoder Version : 9.00.00.2980
Windows Media Video 9.1 Advanced Profile
720x480 AVI to WMV
320x240 (29.97 fps)
282 kbps streaming
Applications
AVG Anti-Virus 7.1 Version : 7.1.394 (Program)
Virus base : 268.8.0/353
(3.85 GB, 14.007 Files, 1.177 Folders)
Winrar Version 3.60 BETA 4 (Dual-Core)
(303 MB, 47 Files, 2 Folders)
Compression = Best
Dictionary = 4096 kB
Autodesk 3D Studio Max Version : 8.0
Characters "Dragon_Charater_rig"
rendering HTDV 1920x1080
Adobe Photoshop CS 2 Version : 9.0.1
VT-Runtime Script
Rendering from 5 Pictures (66 MB, 7 Filters)
Adobe Photoshop CS 2
Image Processor
Version : 9.0.1
convert 150 Photos from 9 Mpixel to 0.8 Mpixel
100 Images (3488 x 2616) 9 Mpixel to
(1024x786) 0.8 Mpixel
Scripts\Image Processor
Quality : 5
Resize to Fit (W:1024 H:768)
Adobe Acrobat 7 Professionell Version : 7.0.8
Microsoft Office Word 2003 Version : 11.6568.6568 SP2
Adobe PDF-Maker
950 pages Word file to PDF
Enrcyption Level : High (128-bit RC4)
Conversion Settings : High Quality Print
Microsoft Office Powerpoint 2003 Version : 11.6564.6568 SP2
Adobe PDF-Maker
200 pages Powerpoint file to PDF
Enrcyption Level : High (128-bit RC4)
Conversion Settings : High Quality Print
Multitasking
Multitasking I Adobe Photoshop CS 2 - Image Processor
Winrar
Multitasking II Adobe Acrobat 7 Professionell - PDF-Maker
AVG Anti-Virus (3.85 GB, 14.007 Files, 1.177 Folders)
Synthetics
3DMark06 Version : 1.02
1280x1024 - 32 bit
Graphics and CPU Default Benchmark
PCMark05 Pro Version : 1.1.0
CPU and Memory Tests
Windows Media Player 10.00.00.3646
Windows Media Encoder 9.00.00.2980
SiSoftware Sandra 2007 Version 2007.5.10.98
CPU Test = CPU Arithmetic / MultiMedia
Memory Test = Bandwidth Benchmark
Memory Lateny Test = ns

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